MetaTable.TryGetColumn Method (String, MetaColumn)


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Returns a value that indicates whether a specified column can be found.

Namespace:   System.Web.DynamicData
Assembly:  System.Web.DynamicData (in System.Web.DynamicData.dll)

public bool TryGetColumn(
	string columnName,
	out MetaColumn column


Type: System.String

The name of the column to find.

Type: System.Web.DynamicData.MetaColumn

When this method returns, contains the MetaColumn object for columnName. This parameter is passed uninitialized.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean

true if the specified column can be found; otherwise, false.

If the columnName parameter is null, an InvalidOperationException exception is thrown.

.NET Framework
Available since 3.5
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